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Taxon: Triplasis purpurea (Walter) Chapm.

 
Genus: Triplasis
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Chloridoideae
Tribe: Cynodonteae
Subtribe: Gouiniiae
Nomen number: 316927
Place of publication: Fl. South. U.S. 560. 1860
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 02-Feb-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • purple sand grass  (Source: F NAmer) - English

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [Ontario]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Connecticut (s.), Indiana (n.w.), Maine (s.), Massachusetts (e.), Michigan (w.), New Jersey, New York (e.), Rhode Island]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois, Iowa (e.), Kansas, Minnesota (e.), Missouri, Nebraska, Oklahoma, Wisconsin]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Colorado]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama (s.), Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia (e. & s.), Louisiana, Maryland (e.), Mississippi (s.), North Carolina (e.), South Carolina, Tennessee (w.), Virginia (e.)]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico (s.e.), Texas]
    • Mexico (e.)

    Southern America
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Costa Rica, Honduras


References:

  1. Davidse, G. et al., eds. 1994. Flora mesoamericana.
  2. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  3. Gould, F. W. 1975. The grasses of Texas
  4. Mejía-Saulés, M. T. & P. Dávila A. 1992. Gramíneas Útiles de México. Cuad. Inst. Biol. 16

Check other web resources for Triplasis purpurea (Walter) Chapm. :


Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=316927. Accessed 17 September 2019.